The 113th Congress Failed, No Matter How You Judge It
We take a by-the-numbers look at the wildly unpopular 113th Congress.By Zach Toombs | December 24, 2014
By many metrics, the 113th Congress was truly terrible — and unproductive. Through 2013 and ‘14, it passed 203 bills into law. That’s the fewest on record, fewer than even last year’s all-time-low total.
And it’s about one-fourth of the bills passed by Harry Truman’s “Do-Nothing” Congress.